This 12 minute piece is melodic and shows off the bassoon well with many idiosyncratic passages and a good balance of line and humor. Designed to be less technically challenging than the Weber or Mozart, its range goes up to high C. String parts are available for rent.
Category: Bassoon Solos w/Piano Item: 040803 Grade: Grade 6 - Advanced Price: $37.95 Availability: Usually Ships in 24 Hours
A collection of solos, duets and trios that correlates exactly with Units 7, 10 and 14 of Alfred's Basic Band Method. Contains music and mini-bios of the masters and are playable by any combination of instruments. Perfect for sectional rehearsals, or just for fun. -the publisher
Category: Bassoon Solo Collections - Solo w/Piano Item: 022497 Grade: Price: $6.99 Availability: Ships in 6 to 9 Days
Includes arrangements for solo bassoon with piano and woodwind quintet featuring bassoon (arranged by Trevor Cramer). Based on 19th Century parlor songs, the bassoon solo line is accompanied by humorous verses describing the composer's undying love for the sound of the bassoon. Clarinet in Bb. Score & parts. -AP
Category: Bassoon Solos w/Piano Item: 064206 Grade: Grade 4 - Intermediate Price: $8.00 Availability: Usually Ships in 24 Hours
For bassoon, voice & piano. Quenton Ashlyn was the pseudonym of hte society entertainer Frank Kennedy. He composed humorous songs which achieved popularity and a wide circulation.... This song can be performed in several different combinations: bassoon, singer and pianist, bassoonist singins, or the pianist singing. The piece is composed so that the bassoon and the voice part are not together. (with additions by Gareth Newman)
Category: Bassoon Solos w/Piano Item: 088110 Grade: Price: $14.95 Availability: Usually Ships in 24 Hours
Baroque. For bassoon but also playable on trombone or euphonium. Take a deep breath. This arrangement has the soloist performing the continuous melodic triplet figures throughout from the first measure to the second to last with no breaks other than a pair of 2½ bar rests on the first page otherwise it's batten down the hatches and compress that diaphragm cause you're almost there and... Phew. Bass clef with some tenor.
Category: Bassoon Solos w/Piano Item: 080857 Grade: Advanced Price: $6.00 Availability: Ships in 10 to 15 Days